Toledo 4, Louisville 3 7 innings

25 year-old Richie Gardner (Reds #6 – 2003) made his 2007 AAA debut going 6 innings giving up 4 H (2 HR), 2 BB, and 3 ER while recording 2 Ks.  At Sarasota he 5-1 with a 1.65 ERA 25 Ks, 29 H (1 HR), and 8 Ks in 43 IP.

23 year-old Joey Votto (Reds #2 – 2002) extended his hitting streak to 10 games going 1 for 3 with an RBI. 

Chattanooga 6, Mobile 3

24 year-old, second baseman, Drew Anderson (Reds #13 – 2004) also extended hit streak to 10 games by going 3 for 4 with a 3B, 2 RBI, and 2 R.  He is hitting .295/.352/.486

24 year-old, shortstop, Paul Janish (Reds #5 – 2004) went 3 for 4 with 2 2B and an RBI.  He is hitting .284/398/.426

24 year-old, DOTF boy, Calvin Medlock (Reds #39 – 2002)  pitched 2.1 innings giving up just a H, and 0 BB while striking out 5.  He has a 2.63 ERA with 35 Ks, 19 H, and 2 BB in 27.1 IP. 

25 year-old Jose Guevara pitched a perfect inning with 2 Ks.  He has a 2.08 ERA with 28 Ks, 7 BB, and 16 H in 21.2 IP.

Sarasota 16, Clearwater 6

20 year-old, center fielder, Jay Bruce (Reds #1 – 2005) went 3 for 5 with a 2B, HR, and 3 RBI.  He is hitting .335/.386/.639

22 year-old, left fielder, Danny Dorn (Reds #32 – 2006) may be heating up.  The Cal State Fullerton grad went 3 for 5 with 2B, HR, and 3 RBI.  Dorn made the jump from Billings to Sarasota is now hitting over .300 in his last 10 games.

Clinton 1, Dayton 0

21 year-old Sean Watson (Reds #2 – 2006) pitched 5.2 innings giving up just 3 H, 2 BB, and an ER.   Watson, who now has a 2.09 ERA, struck out 9.  Watson has 65 Ks, 40 H, and 7 BB in 48.2 IP.

VSL Phillies 13, VSL Reds/Devil Rays 3

20 year-old, center fielder, Efrain Contreras went 1 for 3, but recorded 2 BB.  He is hitting .357/.526/.714 with 2 2B, HR, and 4 BB in 17 PAs.